Bayonne High School honors "Circle of Ten"
Jun 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 353 353 recommendations | email to a friend
In keeping with a well-established tradition, Principal Richard J. Baccarella proudly announced the Bayonne High School Class of 2018 Circle of Ten, representing the top ten grade point averages at...
Sculpt me a hero
Chuck Wepner statue shows legendary fighter’s inner strength
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
Chuck Wepner, whose life inspired the film Rocky, which, in turn, inspired perhaps the most famous statue in sports, is the subject of a sculpture more magnificent than the one standing at the foot...
Bayonne Briefs
Jun 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 302 302 recommendations | email to a friend
City inauguration ceremonies, music, and fireworks announced for Sunday, July 1 The municipal inauguration ceremonies and related celebrations will take place on Sunday, July 1. Mayor Davis said, “...
Bayonne bounds forward
Progress fueled by development, open spaces, and transportation
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 249 249 recommendations | email to a friend
New buildings are bound to change the face of Bayonne, two of which will create a truly urban skyline and become landmarksto be seen from miles around: twin 22-story towers on North Street. Meanwhi...
Putting experience to the test
Councilman Gary La Pelusa to work for county parks department
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
Councilman Gary La Pelusa is coming off a blowout victory in the three-way Third Ward council race in May, where he won with 60 percent of the vote. His next step, other than continuing his service...
Signs of improvement
NJ Transit installs informative touchscreen kiosks
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 245 245 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson-Bergen Light Rail is beginning to solve its signage problems by going big – screens, that is. Light rail stations at Exchange Place and Newport, as well as the Hoboken Terminal and Newar...
Bayonne Briefs
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Bike share program expands, rebrands as Jersey Bike Hudson Bike Share rebranded as Jersey Bike and expanded in Bayonne after a trial period that lasted from the fall of 2017. The bike share program...
Reporter newspapers sold to Newspaper Media Group
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Reporter Publishers Lucha Malato and David Unger have announced the sale of their company, Hudson Reporter Assoc. LP, to the Newspaper Media Group (NMG) of Cherry Hill. NMG is the publisher ...
Board of Education ratifies teachers’ contract
Trustee Mary Jane Desmond abruptly resigns
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education ratifieda four-year teachers’ contract at a meeting on Wednesday, May 30, that collectively nets teachers a 12.7 percent raise. After months of negotiations, the Bayo...
Rides, music, misting, beer, and Captain Bayonne!
Hometown Fair is back for fourth consecutive year
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
The old Hometown Fair started in 1991 and took up a mile-long strip of Broadway. The event was then moved to Hudson County Park for two years starting in 2001 and was renamed “Reflections of Bayonn...

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